Mary Armellino(1923 - 2012)

Mary Armellino

AGE: 89 • Toms River

Mary Armellino, 89, of Toms River, NJ passed away on November 15th 2012 at Jersey Shore Medical Ceneter, Neptune. She was born Mary Croccia in Padula, Italy, immigrating to Brooklyn, New York in 1929, where she was a resident for more than 50 years before moving to Toms River. Her interests included cooking Italian specialities, pottery, crocheting and spending time with her loving family.

Mary was predeceased by her parents Michael and Angelina Croccia, husband Anthony Armellino, brother Gaetano and sister Gloria Croccia. She is survived by her brother Michael ("Junior") Croccia; sons Anthony, Richard and Ron Armellino and daughter Michele Boscaino; grandchildren Marc, Anthony, Christine, Jackie and Lauren, Angela and Michael Armellino; Michael, Eddie and Gina Boscaino and Jodi Leighton; great grandchildren Vincent and Rocco Armellino and Brianna, Brandon and Brett Leighton. Relatives and friends are invited to gather for visitation on Monday November 19, 2012 from 8:30am - 10:30am at Waitt Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 501 highway 79, Morganville, NJ 07751. Her Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Gabriel Main Church, Marlboro on Monday November 19th at 11 AM, followed by interment in Calverton National Cemetery, Long Island, NY. In lieu of flowers the family is requesting that donations in her name be made to the . To share Stories photos or to send an online condolence, please visit

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Waitt Funeral Home and Cremation Service
501 Highway 79 Morganville, NJ 07751
(732) 566-5300

Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 17, 2012